Cubesats News


Mission Press Releases

  • Tyvak's PropCube Spends Three Successful Years In Orbit
    Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems - Sunday, November 4, 2018
    Posted on: 11/4/2018 6:23:02 PM PDT

  • ASGC gears up to build first collaborative CubeSat to measure gamma-ray bursts
    University of Alabama-Huntsville - Sunday, November 4, 2018
    Posted on: 11/4/2018 6:21:19 PM PDT

  • ESA choosing CubeSat companions for Hera asteroid mission
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    Posted on: 9/25/2018 12:57:01 PM PDT

  • Surya University of Indonesia selected for additional UNOOSA/JAXA KiboCUBE opportunity
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    Posted on: 9/19/2018 12:43:01 AM PDT

  • Aerospace Demonstrates Laser Communications from CubeSats for the First Time
    Aerospace Corporation - Thursday, August 2, 2018
    Posted on: 8/2/2018 4:11:55 PM PDT

  • NanoRacks Completes 14th CubeSat Deployment Mission from International Space Station
    Nanoracks - Saturday, July 14, 2018
    Posted on: 7/14/2018 2:49:38 PM PDT

  • Aerospace Corporation Policy Paper proposes Launch Unit Standards for SmallSats
    Aerospace Corporation - Friday, June 8, 2018
    Posted on: 6/8/2018 1:57:13 PM PDT

  • NASA CubeSats Steer Toward Mars
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, June 1, 2018
    Posted on: 6/2/2018 1:52:37 AM PDT

  • First KiboCUBE satellite deployed from the International Space Station
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Monday, May 14, 2018
    Posted on: 5/14/2018 12:47:48 PM PDT

  • Astronaut Jenni Sidey to Unveil Student Teams Selected to Take Part in a Real Space Mission
    Canadian Space Agency - Thursday, May 3, 2018
    Posted on: 5/3/2018 6:28:29 PM PDT

  • University of Nairobi hands over the first KiboCUBE CubeSat to JAXA under UNOOSA-JAXA KiboCUBE Programme
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Friday, January 19, 2018
    Posted on: 1/19/2018 3:24:23 PM PDT

  • UNOOSA and JAXA open third round of KiboCUBE
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    Posted on: 9/28/2017 3:10:13 AM PDT

  • Nanosat Fleet Proposed for Voyage to 300 Asteroids
    Europlanet - Thursday, September 21, 2017
    Posted on: 9/21/2017 7:48:49 PM PDT

  • NASA Technologist Develops Self-Calibrating, Hybrid Space Magnetometer
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, August 30, 2017
    Posted on: 8/30/2017 10:52:34 PM PDT

  • New CubeSat propulsion system uses water as propellant
    Purdue University - Saturday, August 12, 2017
    Posted on: 8/12/2017 4:00:54 PM PDT

  • Oregon's First Satellite, "OreSat", Will Use Alta Devices Solar Technology
    OreSat - Saturday, August 12, 2017
    Posted on: 8/12/2017 3:41:13 PM PDT

  • The Aerospace Corporation Joins in Brazilian/U.S. Upper Atmospheric CubeSat Mission
    Aerospace Corporation - Thursday, August 3, 2017
    Posted on: 8/3/2017 11:43:28 PM PDT

  • NASA Kentucky EPSCoR Program Receives $850,000 in New Awards
    University of Kentucky - Sunday, July 30, 2017
    Posted on: 7/30/2017 10:05:26 PM PDT

  • Cornell CubeSat wins ride into space with NASA in 2019
    Cornell University - Sunday, June 18, 2017
    Posted on: 6/18/2017 7:59:20 PM PDT

  • Three DIY CubeSats Score Rides on NASA’s First Flight of Orion, Space Launch System
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 8, 2017
    Posted on: 6/8/2017 8:24:52 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Laboratory Demonstration of an Active Optics System for High-Resolution Deployable CubeSat
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 27, 2018
    Posted on: 9/27/2018 3:04:41 PM PDT

  • De-orbiting Small Satellites Using Inflatables
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 12, 2018
    Posted on: 9/13/2018 2:27:33 AM PDT

  • On the Verge of an Astronomy CubeSat Revolution
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 5, 2018
    Posted on: 9/5/2018 1:50:33 PM PDT

  • The Star-Planet Activity Research CubeSat (SPARCS): A Mission to Understand the Impact of Stars in Exoplanets
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 30, 2018
    Posted on: 8/31/2018 1:53:04 AM PDT

  • The Nice Cube (Nice3) nanosatellite project
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 29, 2018
    Posted on: 8/30/2018 1:43:29 AM PDT

  • Science prospects for SPHiNX - a small satellite GRB polarimetry mission
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 22, 2018
    Posted on: 8/22/2018 4:42:36 PM PDT

  • A Constellation of MicroSats to Search for NEOs
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 22, 2018
    Posted on: 8/22/2018 4:41:37 PM PDT

  • Near real-time telecommand solutions for CubeSats: State of the art and applications to the SkyHopper mission
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 22, 2018
    Posted on: 8/22/2018 4:40:33 PM PDT

  • DISCUS - The Deep Interior Scanning CubeSat mission to a rubble pile near-Earth asteroid
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 7, 2018
    Posted on: 5/7/2018 4:47:03 PM PDT

  • IITMSAT Communications System : A LeanSat Design Approach
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 9, 2017
    Posted on: 11/9/2017 5:58:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Astrophysics SmallSats RFI
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - September 28, 2017
    Posted on: 9/28/2017 10:44:15 PM PDT

  • BurstCube: A CubeSat for Gravitational Wave Counterparts
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 31, 2017
    Posted on: 8/31/2017 3:48:56 PM PDT

  • Due Date Extended for Mandatory Notices of Intent for NASA Smallsat Technology Partnerships
    NASA HQ - August 18, 2017
    Posted on: 8/18/2017 10:13:26 PM PDT

  • MinXSS-1 CubeSat On-Orbit Pointing and Power Performance
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 22, 2017
    Posted on: 6/22/2017 2:07:15 PM PDT

  • A Cubesat Centrifuge for Long Duration Milligravity Research
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 23, 2017
    Posted on: 5/23/2017 2:46:39 PM PDT

  • Automated Design of CubeSats and Small Spacecrafts
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 10, 2017
    Posted on: 1/10/2017 4:03:23 PM PDT

  • The BRITE-Constellation Nanosatellite Space Mission And Its First Scientific Results
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 8, 2016
    Posted on: 11/8/2016 2:45:16 PM PDT

  • Reaching sub-milimag photometric precision on Beta Pictoris with a nanosat: the PicSat mission
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 26, 2016
    Posted on: 10/26/2016 4:26:23 PM PDT

  • NASA's Science Mission Directorate Seeks Reviewers For Planetary Science Deep Space SmallSat Studies
    ESA Science & Technology - October 23, 2016
    Posted on: 10/23/2016 10:17:30 PM PDT

  • New Solar Irradiance Measurements from the Miniature X-Ray Solar Spectrometer CubeSat
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 7, 2016
    Posted on: 10/7/2016 2:38:22 PM PDT